Schaumburg, IL - Aug 19, 2010 - Flexera Software, the leading provider of strategic solutions for Application Usage Management to application producers and their customers, today announced the immediate availability of InstallShield 2011, the next generation of the market-leading software installation development solution for Windows applications. Building on its native support for creating MSI installers, InstallScript and Microsoft App-V virtual packages, InstallShield 2011 continues to raise the bar for Windows installer development solutions with a wide variety of customer-driven enhancements that simplify installation development. You can download a free trial version of InstallShield 2011 here.
Resulting from a longstanding collaboration with Microsoft Corp., InstallShield continues to be a leader in the industry with its support for the latest Microsoft technologies and platforms. InstallShield 2011:
"Visual Studio is the development environment of choice for developers of all kinds," said Jason Zander, corporate vice president of Visual Studio at Microsoft. "Likewise, InstallShield 2011 should be an installation development environment of choice for Visual Studio users, ensuring that Visual Studio applications of any kind can be professionally installed and work with the latest Microsoft technologies and platforms."
InstallShield 2011 also includes enhancements to simplify installation development, including:
After a thorough beta test process, customers have acknowledged tremendous value in this new release:
"InstallShield 2011 delivers significant value by supporting the latest Microsoft technologies and platforms and a wide variety of enhancements that further simplify Windows installation development," said Maureen Polte, director of product management at Flexera Software. "Our continued focus is to ensure that InstallShield delivers the capabilities that developers need to streamline quality and professional installation development for any type of application."
For more than 20 years, InstallShield has been the most popular and trusted solution for Windows software installations, used by virtually every major software company in the world. InstallShield makes it easy for developers to author reliable Windows Installer (MSI) and InstallScript installations and App-V virtual packages for Windows platforms, including Windows 7, keeping their customers happy and support costs down.
You can download a free trial version of InstallShield 2011 here.
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